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Nobu Hotel and Restaurant, Co-Owned by Robert De Niro, to Open in West Loop

By DNAinfo Staff on March 19, 2014 4:41pm

 The Nobu Restaurant in Las Vegas.
The Nobu Restaurant in Las Vegas.
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CHICAGO — A Japanese-themed boutique hotel and restaurant co-owned by actor Robert De Niro is slated to open in the West Loop in early 2016.

Nobu Hotel and Restaurant Chicago will feature 155 rooms, a rooftop lounge and its own version of the world-renowned Japanese restaurant chain, the company announced recently.

The development will be on Peoria and Randolph streets in a part of the neighborhood well-known for its restaurants.

In addition to the "Raging Bull" star, the other co-owners are chef Nobu Matsuhisa and film producer Meir Teper.